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PBS NewsHour Extra

PBS NewsHour Extra is the educator resource page for PBS NewsHour. This site provides study questions and lesson plans for a variety of current issues around the world. Most useful for studying current events in the Middle East is the "World" section under "Subject Areas," where recent relevant news stories have addressed Turkey, ISIL, and Syria. Stories include video, text, warm-up questions, and critical thinking questions.

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